American Headache Society Scottsdale Headache Symposium 2018
Since the inaugural meeting in 1970, the American Headache Society's Scottsdale Headache Symposium has been a successful venue for providing practical, clinical, evidence-based information on the diagnosis, management, and treatment of headache patients.
The director of the MedStar Georgetown University Hospital Headache Center stressed building a culture of teaching patients to be their own advocates and to build the relationship with the patient to better manage their migraines.
The director of the MedStar Georgetown University Hospital Headache Center discussed the development of acute care options for patients to improve their quality of life and the management of their condition.
While studies support the use of cannabis for pain in adults, a lack of clinical data and an inability to perform studies has slowed the medical community’s understanding of the drug’s conceivable use in headache conditions.